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Survey Questions

In the ME25, you will be asked to respond to the following statements

On a 5-point scale, where 5 is strongly agree and 1 is strongly disagree,
please indicate your level of agreement with the following items.

ME01. Overall, I am extremely satisfied with the way things are going in my
         personal life.
ME02. I spend time in worship or prayer every day.
ME03. My faith is involved in every aspect of my life.
ME04. Because of my faith, I have forgiven people who have hurt me deeply.
ME05. Because of my faith, I have meaning and purpose in my life.
ME06. My faith has called me to develop my given strengths.
ME07. I will take unpopular stands to defend my faith.
ME08. My faith gives me an inner peace.
ME09. I speak words of kindness to those in need of encouragement.
ME10. I am a person who is spiritually committed.
ME11. As a member of my parish, I know what is expected of me.
ME12. In my parish, my spiritual needs are met.
ME13. In my parish, I regularly have the opportunity to do what I do best.
ME14. In the last month, I have received recognition or praise from someone in
         my parish.
ME15. The spiritual leaders in my parish seem to care about me as a person.
ME16. There is someone in my parish who encourages my spiritual development.
ME17. As a member of my parish, my opinions seem to count.
ME18. The mission or purpose of my parish makes me feel my participation
          is important.
ME19. The other members of my parish are committed to spiritual growth.
ME20. Aside from family members, I have a best friend in my parish.
ME21. In the last six months, someone in my parish has talked to me about the
         progress of my spiritual growth.
ME22. In my parish, I have opportunities to learn and grow.
ME23. In the last month, I have invited someone to participate in my parish.

ME24. How much do you give per year to this parish?
1. Less than $500
2. $500 to less than $1,000
3. $1,000 to less than $2,000
4. $2,000 to less than $3,000
5. $3,000 to less than $5,000
6. $5,000 or more

ME25. How many volunteer hours a week do you give to help
and serve others in your community?
1. None or less than one hour
2. One to less than two hours
3. Two to less than three hours
4. Three to less than four hours
5. Four to less than five hours
6. Five hours or more

D1. Did you attend Mass last week?
1. Yes
2. No

D2. How long have you been a member of this parish?
1. Less than one year
2. One to less than three years
3. Three to less than five years
4. Five to less than 10 years
5. 10 years or more

D3. What is your age?
1. 18–24
2. 25–34
3. 35–44
4. 45–54
5. 55–64
6. 65–74
7. 75 or older

What is your gender?
1. Male
2. Female

D5. What is your marital status?
1. Single
2. Single, but living with someone as a couple
3. Married
4. Separated
5. Divorced
6. Widowed

D6. What is the highest level of education you have completed?
1. Less than high school graduate
2. High school graduate
3. Some college
4. Trade, technical, or vocational training
5. College graduate
6. Postgraduate work or degree

D7. What is your total annual household income before taxes?
1. Less than $10,000
2. $10,000 to less than $20,000
3. $20,000 to less than $30,000
4. $30,000 to less than $40,000
5. $40,000 to less than $60,000
6. $60,000 to less than $75,000
7. $75,000 to less than $100,000
8. $100,000 or more

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